Powdering: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 89 pages
Familiar Quotations Powdering ndash; DustA dirty book is rarely dusty.ndash;AnonymousDusty bibles lead to dirty lives.ndash;AnonymousWomen have no wilderness in them. They are provident instead content in the tight hot cell of their hearts. To eat dusty bread.ndash;Louise BoganTime which antiquates antiquities, and hath an art to make dust of all things.ndash;Thomas BrowneDust is a protective coating for fine furniture.ndash;Mario BurataAs objects close to the eye shut out larger objects on the horizon, so man sometimes covers up the entire disc of eternity with a dollar, and quenches transcendent glories with a little shining dust.ndash;E. H. ChapinMan is an exception, whatever else he is. If he is not the image of God, then he is a disease of the dust. If it is not true that a divine being fell, then we can only say that one of the animals went entirely off its head.ndash;Gilbert ChestertonHuman beings, vegetables, or comic dust, we all dance to a mysterious tune, intoned in the distance by an invisible player.ndash;Albert EinsteinI will show you fear in a handful of dust.ndash;T. S. EliotNo matter how vital experience might be while you lived it, no sooner was it ended and dead than it became as lifeless as the piles of dry dust in a school history book.ndash;Ellen Glasgow

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